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tux·e·do

 (tŭk-sē′dō)
n. pl. tux·e·dos or tux·e·does
1. A dress jacket, usually black with satin or grosgrain lapels, worn for formal or semiformal occasions. Also called dinner jacket.
2. A complete outfit including this jacket, trousers usually with a silken stripe down the side, a bow tie, and often a cummerbund.

[Short for Tuxedo coat, after a country club at Tuxedo Park, a village of southeast New York.]

tux·e′doed adj.

tuxedo

(tʌkˈsiːdəʊ)
n, pl -dos
(Clothing & Fashion) the usual US and Canadian name for dinner jacket Often shortened to: tux
[C19: named after a country club in Tuxedo Park, New York]

tux•e•do

(tʌkˈsi doʊ)

n., pl. -dos.
1. Also called dinner jacket. a man's jacket for semiformal evening dress, traditionally of black or dark blue color and characteristically having satin or grosgrain facing on the lapels.
2. the complete semiformal outfit, including this jacket, dark trousers, often with silk stripes down the sides, a bow tie, and usu. a cummerbund.
[1885–90, Amer.; short for Tuxedo coat, after country club at Tuxedo Park, N.Y.]
tux•e′doed, adj.

tuxedo

A men’s dinner jacket.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tuxedo - semiformal evening dress for mentuxedo - semiformal evening dress for men  
evening clothes, evening dress, eveningwear, formalwear - attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening
Translations
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smoking
smokingo
smoking
smokki
smoking
szmoking
タキシード
턱시도
smoking
ชุดทักซิโด้
áo tuxedo

tuxedo

[tʌkˈsiːdəʊ] tux [ˈtʌks] N (esp US) → smoking m, esmoquin m

tuxedo

[tʌkˈsiːdəʊ] n (US)smoking m

tuxedo

[tʌkˈsiːdəʊ] n (Am) → smoking m inv

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References in classic literature ?
He had removed all traces of his journey, and was attired in a Tuxedo dinner coat, a soft-fronted shirt, and a neatly arranged black tie.
It is often pleated and worn with single breasted dinner tuxedos. Originating from ancient Persia, it was worn as an alternative to the waistcoat by military men and was later adapted to civilian use.
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Women shine like a true diva in tuxedos. Don't they?
Newcastle United players "may as well all turn up in a circus outfit next week" because wearing tuxedos to games is an "absolute disgrace", believes Telegraph journalist Matt Law.
Today, the store features a stunning selection of bridal gowns; dresses for bridesmaids, mothers of the bride, and flower girls; and special-occasion gowns and separates, plus a full line of tuxedos for rent.
The classic fuller tuxedo that moulds itself to your body and adds volume has been all but replaced with contemporary slim-fit two-button tuxedos, which are narrower with a flattering silhouette.
Burton, Topman and BHS all have new ranges of tuxedos that will be an investment in the coming years.
This is the second sale of the former Paula's Bridal tuxedos in the past 12 months.
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The newlyweds are surrounded by their groomsmen, including current NFL players Andre Wadsworth, Henri Crockett, Zack Crockett, Jerry Johnson and Peter Boulware, and relatives Ron Miller, Dwayne Hawkins and Dennis Walker, all attired in black tuxedos with gray patterned vests.